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Robot Engineer – Programmer – Farmington Hills, MI

Job Description

  • Location: Farmington, MI
  • Type: Contract To Hire
  • Job #66299
Robot Engineer – Programmer – Farmington Hills, MI

Leading automation company is looking for a Robot Engineer / Programmer to join their team based in Farmington Hills, MI. This is a temp to hire opportunity! 

Responsibilities of the Robot Engineer:

  • Strong and recent background in two of the following robots: Fanuc, ABB, or Kuka.
  • Able to do Advanced Programming in the two robots they have the most knowledge. Will consider candidates with strong programming with only one system as well.
  • Experience with setup and training on Vision Systems on which ever robot they have the most knowledge is ideal.
  • Experience setting up various robot communication protocols (i.e. DeviceNet, Profibus, ProfiNet, Ethernet IP).
  • Create Robotic Simulations of Robotic Stations (if Simulation Engineer).
  • Write Robot Software.
  • Load Robot Programs and configure I/O.
  • Path Teaching.
  • Vision Teaching (if required).
  • Debug Support with Team.
  • Installation Start-Up support.
  • Production Support.

Requirements of the Robot Engineer: 

  • 2+ years of working with robotics.
  • Associates or Bachelor of Science in related field (BSEE, BSEET, BS Industrial Automation, Computer Science, Mathematics, Mechatronics, etc.). Equivalent years of experience can be substituted for a degree.
  • Able to read Electrical and Pneumatic Prints.
  • Strong Electrical troubleshooting skills.
  • Very proficient with Robotic Path Teaching.
  • Complete understanding of Cartesian coordinate system as it relates to a robot's EOAT & Frames/Work Objects, and the ability to teach such frames.
  • Experience with Vision Systems is helpful.
  • Ability to do basic/intermediate programming in other programming languages (i.e. Visual Basic, C or C++ language).
  • Troubleshooting experience with PLC programs is helpful.
  • Willing to travel (sometimes this can be up to 75%).

Robot Engineers apply today! 

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